The most famous animal native to China is the giant panda. Pandas have held a special place in Chinese culture for at least 1,000 years. Introduced to the wider world in the 19th century, these unique creatures have only... More » Geography Asia East Asia

Some animals native to Asia include the Siberian tiger, Arabian camel, Asian elephant and giant panda. The dugong, pufferfish, Japan finner whale and harbor seal are all native to the waters of coastal Asia. More »

Some animals that are native to Madagascar include the fossa, dancing sifaka and giraffe weevil. Madagascar is also home to many types of lemurs, including the tiny tot and red ruffed lemur. More » Science Biology Zoology

The national animal of China is the giant panda. Entirely unknown in the west until 1869, giant pandas were a part of some of the first cultural exchanges between the U.S. and the People's Republic of China: so much so, ... More »

China’s natural resources include its vast farmland, water supply, mineral deposits, and plant and animal biodiversity. The country is rich with natural resources and utilizes them for tourism and exporting. More »

The nation of China, or the People's Republic of China, is located in the region of East Asia. It is one of the easternmost countries on the Asian continent, bordering 14 different sovereign states, including Russia and ... More »

China lies within both the northern and eastern hemispheres. The country is situated between North Korea and Vietnam. Comprising a total area of 3.7 million square miles, it makes up a large part of eastern Asia. More »